Whitey Kurasaki oral history interview, part 2 of 6, June 8, 1999

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Description

Kurasaki describes his journey to Camp Shelby. He also describes his basic training. He discusses his relationships with other soldiers and what he did in his leisure time. He talks about his life while at Camp Shelby. Kurasaki describes the other military training he received. He discusses the mementos that soldiers created. He briefly talks about religion. He explains how he prepared for shipping orders. He describes his journey to Europe.

Format

video/m4v

Extent

0:25:59

Language

Spatial Coverage

Identifier

1999OH0059_02_Kurasaki

Oral History Item Type Metadata

URL

http://www.goforbroke.org/oral_histories/mp4/059-Kurasaki-Whitey-2.m4v

Date of Birth

1921 Feb 13

Location of Birth

War or Conflict

Branch of Service

Entrance into Service

Location of Basic Training

Index

Yes

Citation

Kurasaki, Whitey: narrator and Hashisaka, Ann: interviewer: Go For Broke National Education Center: publisher, “Whitey Kurasaki oral history interview, part 2 of 6, June 8, 1999,” Japanese American Military History Collective, accessed October 4, 2023, https://ndajams.omeka.net/items/show/1050225.